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20.22°S 145.91°E 324m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.4°C falling
Updated at 05:20 EST

Nth Goldfields for Monday Sunny morning. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

Currently at Mingela

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Temperature 19.4°C falling
Dew Point 18.0°C falling
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
ESE 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 23.3°C
Ayr 21.7°C
Hughenden Ap 24.5°C
Alva Beach 23.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
20°C

9am

Clear
25°C

12pm

Chance shower
29°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 35°C 36°C 37°C 34°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 20% 50% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SE 5km/h
SE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
E 7km/h
E
SE 5km/h
SE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
ESE 2km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 31% 62% 30% 62% 26% 64% 37% 69% 48% 73% 50% 70% 46%
Dew Point 20°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 19°C 14°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:06 EST
moon
rise
Mon 06:29 EST
set
Mon 19:13 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
21.9°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
23.4°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
22.9°C 34.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
23.1°C 33.4°C 0.6mm
Wed
Feb 22
22.0°C 33.3°C 14.8mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
305.0mm
22.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
197.2mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
158.6mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 13

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.6°C
4th
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
23.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
34.8°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.0mm
17th
Total This Month
74.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
430.6mm
2009
Driest On Record
9.0mm
2005
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